List of the African canids sampled for this study, with their taxonomic assignment based on mitochondrial DNA sequences.

<p>Assignment was based on cytochrome <i>b</i> (<i>CYTB</i>) and control region (CR), using the Statistical Assignment Package (see <a href="http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0042740#s4" target="_blank">Materials and Methods</a>).</p>*<p>MNHN tissue bank: n° 1999-152.</p><p>NA, reliable set of homologues could not be compiled.</p>